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Pump problems

Hi every one, I've had type 1 diabetes for 20 years now, & was in pretty bad shape until the pump. I have had the pump for a couple of…


29 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

Top Headlines From DIABETES NEWS HOUND for Sept. 4, 2009

Today’s Headlines from DIABETES NEWS HOUND A free new diabetes-related news service for people with diabetes and their families To receive…

Started by Christopher Frankie

0 Sep 4, 2009

New Paradigm Veo- not in U.S.

Have any of you seen this? Now, although th…

Started by Leann

1 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Brent

How many basal rates do you have programmed into your pump?

I have tried a variety of approaches...interested in what everyone else is doing. Oh...and I use 5 different rates throughout the day. Go u…

Started by Patricia

44 Sep 2, 2009
Reply by Dave S

considering a pump. need advice!

Hi I'm looking into getting a pump this year! i dont even know WHAT things i should be considering and what questions i should be asking.…

Started by Sp!tf!re

21 Sep 2, 2009
Reply by sharif

Insulin Pump Resource Page

We have started creating resource pages to make it easy for everyone to find information about topics in the community (and outside). The f…

Started by Manny Hernandez

0 Sep 2, 2009

Pump brand questions

I've been toying with the idea of getting a pump and my doctor and I talked about it today and I finally decided that I want to go on the p…

Started by Elizabeth

9 Sep 1, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

Vote for iPump and Help them Win $10,000

As you may know, iPump is the only nonprofit in the U.S. that takes donated insulin pumps and has them recertified by the manufacturer and…

Started by Manny Hernandez

9 Sep 1, 2009
Reply by Carol

which is the smallest pump available Ladies where do you hide your pump

Hi I am new to this site and have a few questions I am hoping for someone can help with I am type I 36 yr Got a pump 8 yrs ago Mini med I a…

Started by suzanne kinkle

18 Aug 28, 2009
Reply by Abby

Insulin Pump Problems?

We ran an article on Diabetes News Hound today about a faulty insulin pump that led to the death of its user. You can check it out here: ht…

Started by Christopher Frankie

7 Aug 28, 2009
Reply by FatCatAnna




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